May 15 - May 19
News • Feb 21, 2017 08:21 GMT
Cyber attack is once again the top threat perceived by businesses, according to the latest Horizon Scan Report, published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) in association with BSI (British Standards Institution).
News • Apr 26, 2017 10:28 BST
Over 80% of security professionals identify ‘people’ as the industry’s biggest challenge, as opposed to technology and processes, according to the results of the second annual survey from the Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP).
Blog posts • Apr 24, 2017 09:51 BST
It’s important to keep our business continuity plans up to date. That almost goes without saying. But what, exactly, do we mean by keeping our plans up to date? Most organisations with a business continuity plan will assign someone to review it periodically - in particular, to check that the names and contact details of the various team members are kept up to date. Which is an important activity.
News • Apr 21, 2017 09:48 BST
Not only are many employees likely to share confidential information, but they are doing so without proper data security protocols in place or in mind, according to a new study by Dell. Today's workforce is caught between two imperatives: be productive and efficient on the job, and maintain the security of the organization's data.
Blog posts • Apr 20, 2017 11:29 BST
We have recently seen how quickly a crisis can impact on a business if not managed correctly by placing people at the heart of a crisis response. The appalling treatment of a United Airlines passenger and the subsequent response from the company, showed a complete disregard for the very people who pay the wages, its customers.
News • Apr 19, 2017 16:22 BST
Businesses large and small are being urged to protect themselves against cyber crime after new Government statistics found nearly half of all UK businesses suffered a cyber breach or attack during the previous year.
News • Apr 13, 2017 17:11 BST
Ever wondered what different terms or acronyms relating to business continuity mean? The Business Continuity Institute is pleased to announce the creation of the joint BCI DRJ Glossary of Business Continuity Terms.
News • Apr 13, 2017 10:46 BST
The vast majority of small to medium sized enterprises (86%) have less than a tenth of their total IT budget allocated to cyber security, while 75% have between zero and two IT security staff members, according to the results of a survey by EiQ Networks.
News • Apr 10, 2017 14:13 BST
Business Continuity Awareness Week is now only a little over a month away and we would really like you to get involved. To help incentivize you, this year we are launching two competitions, each one giving you the chance to win a £250 Amazon gift card.
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About The Business Continuity Institute
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is a global membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity professionals
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for Business Continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity (BC) professionals worldwide. The BCI offers a wide range of resources for business professionals concerned... Show more
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for Business Continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity (BC) professionals worldwide. The BCI offers a wide range of resources for business professionals concerned with raising levels of resilience within their organization or considering a career in business continuity.
With circa 8,000 members in more than 100 countries worldwide, working in in an estimated 3,000 organizations in private, public and third sectors, the BCI truly is the world’s leading institute for business continuity.
The BCI stands for excellence in the business continuity profession and its Statutory grades provide assurance of technical and professional competency in BC.
The BCI Partnership, through corporate membership, offers organizations the opportunity to work with the BCI to promote best practice in business continuity and to raise their corporate profile in the global BC arena. The BCI Corporate Partnership currently has approximately 120 Partners worldwide.
The BCI seeks to promote and facilitate the adoption of good business continuity practice worldwide by:
Raising standards in business continuity
Undertaking industry research
Driving thought leadership in business continuity
Facilitating the sharing of best practice in business continuity
Training and certifying BC professionals
Raising the value of the BC profession
Developing the business case for business continuity
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